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Unread 02-22-2014, 05:59 AM   #46
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its hard finding anything rust free up here this old, i knew it needed work when i got it so it was no surprise there, i just wasn't sure about the clocking, i slid mine onto the transmission and it looked like the drive shaft might be a bit close to the transmission, but it was just sitting on the bench when i did it, so im sure when its in the jeep it will look fine
The more lifted your Jeep is, the better the driveshaft to trans clearance will be.

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Unread 02-22-2014, 03:13 PM   #47
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rolled the body over onto the passenger side so i could start boat siding the drivers rocker panel today, starting to come together nicely and the weather is starting to warm up again around here
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Unread 02-22-2014, 03:24 PM   #48
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Get after it!

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Unread 02-22-2014, 03:31 PM   #49
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i wish i had my camera so i could up load some pics, its starting to look like the end is near, i'm still hoping to have the body mounted in the spring
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Unread 02-22-2014, 03:39 PM   #50
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I just got my tub sat on the frame today

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Unread 02-22-2014, 04:37 PM   #51
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Im new to this site and wanted to no if anyone had any info on what I would need to buy to put a merecedes td motor in my comanche I would use the ax15 with the adaptor plate but has far as the fuel system goes and stuff like that any info would be appreciated thanks. Btw build is looking good
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Unread 02-22-2014, 05:01 PM   #52
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http://api.viglink.com/api/click?for...apterKits.aspx

https://www.google.com/url?q=http://...X-Wrs1MnwINs8A

try reading some of this, might help you out, i think u may want a stronger transmission then the ax15 though
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Unread 02-22-2014, 05:04 PM   #53
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Thank you that gives me a good start.
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Unread 03-01-2014, 11:37 AM   #54
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more boat siding today,should have my camera back next week for some progress pics
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Unread 03-09-2014, 01:39 PM   #55
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patch i made on the passenger rear side



started making peices to filll in the holes from the boat siding on the passenger side



drivers side rocker panel, i think it turned out okay



still have to weld every thing up and grind it down

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Unread 03-09-2014, 08:00 PM   #56
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Hey buddy you know there was a body mount right under that floor pan? I'm sure you do. Looks good. Get r dun!

I meant right behind the floorpan
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Unread 03-10-2014, 06:21 PM   #57
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once i get the floors and every thing finished i will set the body on the frame and drill new holes for all the body mounts and weld some nuts onto large washers and weld them to the under neith
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Unread 03-10-2014, 06:35 PM   #58
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What I figured
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Unread 04-27-2014, 08:01 PM   #59
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had to take the last 6 weeks off from the jeep, only four of those were due to medical reasons, but im back too work tomorrow and back to the jeep build as well, i do have a few progress pics that i never put up either that i forgot about too
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Unread 04-27-2014, 08:04 PM   #60
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i can still remember when it looked like this

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